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Music includes:
7.00-8.30: J Strauss (father) Radetzky March Vienna PO, conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt Handel Ahi , nelle Sorte Umane
Natalie Dessay and Veronique Gens (sopranos), Le Concert d'Astree, director Emmanuel Haim Beethoven String Quartet in Fafter the Sonata Op 14 No 1 La Salle Quartet
8.30-10.00: Elgar Sospiri
Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields, conductor Neville Marriner
Schubert Fantasy in F minor, D940
Murray Perahia and Radu Lupu (piano)
Bach Motet: Komm, Jesu, Komm, BWV229 The Sixteen, conductor Harry Christophers

Contributors

Conductor:
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Conductor:
Handel Ahi
Unknown:
Sorte Umane
Unknown:
Natalie Dessay
Sopranos:
Veronique Gens
Director:
Emmanuel Haim
Conductor:
Neville Marriner
Unknown:
Murray Perahia
Piano:
Radu Lupu
Conductor:
Harry Christophers

With Sarah Walker.
Ives Symphony No
Chicago SO, conductor Morton Gould
10.37
Feldman Madame Press Died Last Week at 90
Ives Thoreau
Diamond Elegy in Memory of Maurice Ravel
Dawn Upshaw (soprano), Paul Crossley (piano) St Luke's Orchestra, conductor John Adams
10.52 Ravel Le Tombeau de Couperin Robert Casadesus (piano)
11.16 Couperin Le Parnasse ou I'Apotheose de Corelli London Baroque
11.30 Corelli, arr Barbirolli Oboe Concerto
Evelyn Roththwell , New Philharmonia Orchestra, conductor John Barbirolli
11.41 Michael Tippett
Fantasia Concertante on a theme of Corelli Scottish Chamber Orchestra, conducted by the composer

Contributors

Unknown:
Sarah Walker.
Conductor:
Morton Gould
Conductor:
Feldman Madame
Soprano:
Paul Crossley
Conductor:
John Adams
Unknown:
Evelyn Roththwell
Conductor:
John Barbirolli
Conductor:
Michael Tippett
Conductor:
Fantasia Concertante

4/5. Donald Macleod speculates on whether Schubert's path ever crossed Beethoven's in Vienna, at that time Europe's capital of music. Eight Variations on a French Song in E minor Duo Crommelynck Diejunge Nonne
Janet Baker (mezzo), Graham Johnson (piano) Octet (excerpt) Gaudier Ensemble Repeated at 8.45pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Donald MacLeod
Unknown:
Janet Baker
Piano:
Graham Johnson

Postcards from Paris
3/4. The church of St Olave, Hart Street. provides the setting for the third concert in this City of London Festival series with a French flavour. Pianist Artur Pizzaro performs music by the composers of Les Six: Poulenc, Milhaud, Honegger, Auric, Durey and Tailleferre - and their idol Erik Satie.
Honegger Prelude, Arioso and Fughetta Milhaud Piano Sonata No 1, Op 33
Auric Trois Morceaux (Lac-aux-Dames) Satie Croquis et Agaceries d'un Gros Bonhomme en Bois
Tailleferre Two Pieces
Durey Romance sans Paroles (Album des Six)
Poulenc Three Pieces
2.00 New York Philharmonic Orchestra 4/5. Presented by Penny Gore . Tchaikovsky Eugene Onegin
Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra, conductor Valery Gergiev
Marcello Oboe Concerto in C minor
Liang Wang (oboe), LP How and Daniel Khalikov (violins), Meng Yang (cello), Marji Danilow
(double bass), Kathleen Mcintosh (harpsichord)

Contributors

Pianist:
Artur Pizzaro
Unknown:
Erik Satie.
Unknown:
Satie Croquis
Unknown:
Gros Bonhomme
Presented By:
Penny Gore
Conductor:
Valery Gergiev
Oboe:
Liang Wang
Oboe:
Daniel Khalikov
Violins:
Meng Yang
Cello:
Marji Danilow
Bass:
Kathleen McIntosh
Tatiana:
Renée Fleming (soprano)
Olga:
Elena Zaremba (mezzo)
Lensky:
Ramon Vargas (tenor)
Onegin:
Dmitri Hvorostovsky (baritone)
Prince Gremin:
Sergei Alexashkin (bass)
Larina:
Svetlasa Volkova (mezzo)
Filipyevna:
Larisa Shevchenko (mezzo)
Captain:
Keith Miller (bass)
Zaretsky:
Richard Bernstein (bass)
Triquet:
Jean-Paul Fouchecourt (tenor)

A programme of classical and neoclassical music featuring violin concertos from the 18th and 20th centuries. Presented by Petroc Trelawny .
Gil Shaham (violin), New York Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor David Robertson
Bernstein Overture: Candide
Stravinsky Concerto in E flat (Dumbarton Oaks) Mozart Violin Concerto No 2 in D, K211 Stravinsky Violin Concerto
Mozart Symphony No 36 in C, K425 (Linz)

Contributors

Presented By:
Petroc Trelawny
Violin:
Gil Shaham
Conductor:
David Robertson

American psychologist Philip Zimbardo joins
Philip Dodd to discuss the legacy of the Stanford Prison experiment, and his more recent work on why good people turn bad. Mike Figgis also talks about his new book on digital film-making. Producer Fiona McLean

Contributors

Unknown:
Philip Zimbardo
Unknown:
Philip Dodd
Unknown:
Mike Figgis
Producer:
Fiona McLean

Clarinettist Michael Collins begins tonight's sequence with a performance of Copland's Sextet featuring the Vanbrugh Quartet and pianist
Martin Roscoe. Presented by Petroc Trelawny .

Contributors

Clarinettist:
Michael Collins
Pianist:
Martin Roscoe.
Presented By:
Petroc Trelawny

Strange Encounters
4/4. On the Revolutions of Astronomy. Peering into the night sky in 1610, Galileo destroyed the old concept of the Universe. But his abrasive attitude soon brings him into conflict even with supporters - such as Jesuit astronomer Fr Orazio Grassi. Written by Brother Guv Consolmaano.

Contributors

Unknown:
Fr Orazio
Unknown:
Guv Consolmaano.

Tonight's edition includes the powerful percussion playing of the Charlie Watts and Jim Keltner Project; Ross Daly 's arrangement of three Bektasi nefes, Turkish hymns sung by an order of dervishes founded in the 13th century; and Tallis's Videte Miraculum , sung by the choir of St John's College, Cambridge. With Verity Sharp.

Contributors

Unknown:
Charlie Watts
Unknown:
Jim Keltner
Unknown:
Ross Daly
Unknown:
Videte Miraculum
Unknown:
Verity Sharp.

Presented by Jonathan Swain. Brahms Variations on a theme by Haydn, Op 56a BBC SSO, conductor Marc Albrecht Mozart Piano Concerto No 25 in C, K503
Stephen Kovacevich , BBCSSO, conductor llan
Volkov Schumann Symphony No 3 in E flat, Op 97 (Rhenish) BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductor llan Volkov
2.21 Glick Suite Hébraïque No 5 for flute, clarinet, violin and cello 2.37 Liszt Ave Maria; Bénédiction de Dieu dans la Solitude; Funerailles; Pater Noster (Harmonies Poétiques et Religeuses, S 173) 3.19 Luigi Rossi Oratorio per la
Settimana Santa Salamone Rossi Sinfonia Grave a 5 for violin, viols, double harp and lute Michelangelo Rossi
Keyboard Toccata No 7 in D minor 4.09 Fesch Concerto in D, Op 5 No 14.17 Verdi E sogno 0 realta (Falstaff)
4.22 Mosonyi Festival Music 4.33 Djourov Ballades: Nos 1 and 4 4.43 Alkan Le Festin d'Esope, Op 39 No 12 in E minor
4.53 Verhulst Gruss aus der Fernen, Op 7
5.00 Debussy Trois Chansons de Charles d'Orleans
5.06 Rangstrom Partita for violin and orchestra
5.21 Moscheles Characteristic Tribute to the Memory of Malibran, Op 94 5.32 Vivaldi Concerto in G minor, per L'Orchestra di Dresda, RV577 5.42 Pfitzner Symphony No 2 in C, Op 46 6.00 Schubert Der Tanz , D826
6.02 Czerny Sonata No 9 in B minor, Op 145
6.36 Saint-Saens Piano Concerto No 2 in G minor, Op 22

Contributors

Presented By:
Jonathan Swain.
Conductor:
Marc Albrecht Mozart
Unknown:
Stephen Kovacevich
Unknown:
Volkov Schumann
Unknown:
Luigi Rossi
Unknown:
Michelangelo Rossi
Unknown:
Schubert Der Tanz

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